Alan Carr is one of Britain’s most successful and treasured comedians. His unique humour and effortless stage presence have earned him a catalogue of awards including Best Chat Show host at the publicly voted 2015 NTA’s, winner of the 2013 BAFTA for Best Entertainment Performance and 2013 British Comedy Award for Best Comedy Entertainment Personality. In previous years he has garnered a clutch of awards from the 2012 National Television Award for Best Talk Show, and the 2012 Loaded LAFTA Award for Best Stand Up and the 2010 TV Choice Awards for Best Entertainment Show. There were also nominations for Best New British Comedy & Best Comedy Entertainment Personality at the 2009 British Comedy Awards.
The success of the first series of his own chat show, Alan Carr: Chatty Man, in the summer of 2009, led to Channel 4 commissioning umpteen further series’ as well as Christmas Specials and his summer and New Year Spectaculars. In September 2013, the 100th episode aired with A-list guests Justin Timberlake and Rihanna. Guests from past series include: Adele, Channing Tatum, Jamie Fox, Lady Gaga, Tom Hardy, Selena Gomez, Britney Spears, Cameron Diaz, Vin Diesel, Drew Barrymore, Robin Williams, Mariah Carey, Samuel L Jackson, Miley Cyrus, Robbie Williams, Bette Midler and One Direction.
Alan’s 2015 tour Yap, Yap, Yap saw him performed over 150 dates across the UK and Ireland culminating in the release of his DVD. His previous tours Spexy Beast Live was a 33-date arena tour. The DVD of Alan’s 2007 stand-up show, Tooth Fairy Live topped the HMV charts and was a Christmas 2007 top seller. He has also released two best-selling books Look Who It Is and Alanatomy. Alan doesn’t just perform for commoners, he has performed for her Majesty The Queen at the Royal Variety Performance too.